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Wimbledon Gallery: Serena & Centre Court

Centre Court is the center of the tennis world, and one person totally dominated it this year.

Published July 07, 2012 12:00

Serena Williams and Agnieszka Radwanska took Centre Court on Saturday for the ladies' singles final.
Serena Williams and Agnieszka Radwanska took Centre Court on Saturday for the ladies' singles final.
Serena Williams was strong early on, taking the first set, 6-1. A brief rain delay followed shortly after.
Serena Williams was strong early on, taking the first set, 6-1. A brief rain delay followed shortly after.
Serena Williams built a 61 42 lead but Agnieszka Radwanska rallied back to take the second set, 7-5.
Serena Williams built a 61 42 lead but Agnieszka Radwanska rallied back to take the second set, 7-5.
Serena Williams regrouped though, even hitting four aces in one game in a dominant third set performance.
Serena Williams regrouped though, even hitting four aces in one game in a dominant third set performance.
Serena Williams dropped to the grass after scoring a 61 57 62 victory and her 14th Grand Slam title.
Serena Williams dropped to the grass after scoring a 61 57 62 victory and her 14th Grand Slam title.
Serena Williams had won 20 straight sets against Top 5 players going in - now she has won 22 of 23.
Serena Williams had won 20 straight sets against Top 5 players going in - now she has won 22 of 23.
Serena Williams climbed up to her player box to a warm welcome, including from her sister Venus Williams.
Serena Williams climbed up to her player box to a warm welcome, including from her sister Venus Williams.
And of course Richard Williams, Serena Williams' father and longtime coach, was waiting in the stands.
And of course Richard Williams, Serena Williams' father and longtime coach, was waiting in the stands.
Agnieszka Radwanska was interviewed by Sue Barker on the court after her very first Grand Slam final.
Agnieszka Radwanska was interviewed by Sue Barker on the court after her very first Grand Slam final.
Serena Williams now has five Australian Opens, one French Open, five Wimbledons and three US Opens.
Serena Williams now has five Australian Opens, one French Open, five Wimbledons and three US Opens.
Serena Williams' 14 Grand Slams is fourth Open Era, after Steffi Graf, Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova.
Serena Williams' 14 Grand Slams is fourth Open Era, after Steffi Graf, Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova.
Serena Williams is now 3-0 against Agnieszka Radwanska, having won their first two in straight sets.
Serena Williams is now 3-0 against Agnieszka Radwanska, having won their first two in straight sets.
Serena Williams is tied for third among active players for Wimbledon titles, alongside Venus Williams.
Serena Williams is tied for third among active players for Wimbledon titles, alongside Venus Williams.
The only two players with more Wimbledon titles than Serena Williams? Martina Navratilova and Steffi Graf.
The only two players with more Wimbledon titles than Serena Williams? Martina Navratilova and Steffi Graf.
Agnieszka Radwanska was the first Polish player in the Open Era, male or female, to reach a Grand Slam final.
Agnieszka Radwanska was the first Polish player in the Open Era, male or female, to reach a Grand Slam final.
The doubles final followed later on, with the Williams sisters facing Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka.
The doubles final followed later on, with the Williams sisters facing Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka.
The Williams sisters recorded a 75 64 triumph to claim their 13th Grand Slam doubles title together.
The Williams sisters recorded a 75 64 triumph to claim their 13th Grand Slam doubles title together.
Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka were in their second Grand Slam final. They won the French Open in 2011.
Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka were in their second Grand Slam final. They won the French Open in 2011.
The Williams sisters not only won their 13th Grand Slam doubles title, they are now 13-0 in finals, too.
The Williams sisters not only won their 13th Grand Slam doubles title, they are now 13-0 in finals, too.
The only other player to have both five singles and five doubles titles at Wimbledon? Martina Navratilova.
The only other player to have both five singles and five doubles titles at Wimbledon? Martina Navratilova.
  • Serena Williams and Agnieszka Radwanska took Centre Court on Saturday for the ladies' singles final.
  • Serena Williams was strong early on, taking the first set, 6-1. A brief rain delay followed shortly after.
  • Serena Williams built a 61 42 lead but Agnieszka Radwanska rallied back to take the second set, 7-5.
  • Serena Williams regrouped though, even hitting four aces in one game in a dominant third set performance.
  • Serena Williams dropped to the grass after scoring a 61 57 62 victory and her 14th Grand Slam title.
  • Serena Williams had won 20 straight sets against Top 5 players going in - now she has won 22 of 23.
  • Serena Williams climbed up to her player box to a warm welcome, including from her sister Venus Williams.
  • And of course Richard Williams, Serena Williams' father and longtime coach, was waiting in the stands.
  • Agnieszka Radwanska was interviewed by Sue Barker on the court after her very first Grand Slam final.
  • Serena Williams now has five Australian Opens, one French Open, five Wimbledons and three US Opens.
  • Serena Williams' 14 Grand Slams is fourth Open Era, after Steffi Graf, Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova.
  • Serena Williams is now 3-0 against Agnieszka Radwanska, having won their first two in straight sets.
  • Serena Williams is tied for third among active players for Wimbledon titles, alongside Venus Williams.
  • The only two players with more Wimbledon titles than Serena Williams? Martina Navratilova and Steffi Graf.
  • Agnieszka Radwanska was the first Polish player in the Open Era, male or female, to reach a Grand Slam final.
  • The doubles final followed later on, with the Williams sisters facing Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka.
  • The Williams sisters recorded a 75 64 triumph to claim their 13th Grand Slam doubles title together.
  • Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka were in their second Grand Slam final. They won the French Open in 2011.
  • The Williams sisters not only won their 13th Grand Slam doubles title, they are now 13-0 in finals, too.
  • The only other player to have both five singles and five doubles titles at Wimbledon? Martina Navratilova.
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